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Hendricks dominates, Bryant homers as Cubs beat Indians 7-1

Jun. 23, 2021 00:34 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Hendricks isn't all that interested in labels. The results are what matters to him, and he sure is on quite a roll. Hendricks dominated over six scoreless innings to win his eighth straight start, Kris Bryant homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the...

Indians expect MLB wins leader Civale to be out with injury

Jun. 22, 2021 17:38 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Cleveland Indians right-hander Aaron Civale appears headed to the injured list because of soreness in the middle finger on his pitching hand, another major hit for a banged-up staff. The major league leader with 10 wins, Civale left in the fifth inning...

Indians beat Cubs 4-0, lose Civale to finger injury

Jun. 22, 2021 00:45 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — When it comes to all the pitching injuries for the Cleveland Indians, manager Terry Francona doesn't have time to feel sorry for himself. He has to figure out the next step for his team. Cleveland lost another starter when Aaron...

Indians RHP Aaron Civale exits with finger injury

Jun. 21, 2021 22:15 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Cleveland Indians right-hander Aaron Civale left Monday night's game against the Chicago Cubs with an injured middle finger on his pitching hand. Civale, who leads the majors with 10 wins, had a 3-2 count on Eric Sogard with two out in the fifth inning...

Mets' deGrom to start, McNeil activated from IL vs Braves

Jun. 21, 2021 15:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets ace Jacob deGrom has been cleared to start the opener of New York's doubleheader Monday against the Atlanta Braves after dealing with right shoulder soreness, and infielder Jeff McNeil has also been activated from the injured list. DeGrom was pulled...

Mills, bullpen help Cubs bounce back, blank Marlins 2-0

Jun. 20, 2021 18:45 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Alec Mills watched as the Chicago Cubs got battered in back-to-back games by the Miami Marlins. Things sure were different this time. Mills and three relievers combined on a shutout and Chicago bounced back from two lopsided losses to beat Miami 2-0...

Lester gets 1st win for Nats, Lindor 5 RBIs as Mets split

Jun. 19, 2021 21:44 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jon Lester pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning to gain his first win for Washington, Kyle Schwarber backed him with four RBIs on a pair of home runs and the Nationals beat the New York Mets 6-2 Saturday to split a day-night doubleheader. ...

Duvall hits 2 HRs again as Marlins pound Cubs 11-1

Jun. 19, 2021 19:09 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Adam Duvall is open to participating in the Home Run Derby if Major League Baseball wants him. The way he's knocking them out, he's making a case to be included. Duvall homered twice for the second straight game, Pablo López pitched one-hit ball over...

Duvall hits slam, 2-run shot, Marlins clobber Cubs 10-2

Jun. 19, 2021 00:37 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Adam Duvall hit a grand slam and a two-run drive, and the Miami Marlins snapped a four-game slide by pounding the Chicago Cubs 10-2 in a rare Friday night game at Wrigley Field. Jon Berti added a three-run homer on a warm, windless evening as the Marlins...

Slow poke: Hendricks wins 7th start in row, Cubs blank Mets

Jun. 17, 2021 23:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyle Hendricks is showing velocity isn't everything. Without throwing a single pitch that reached 90 mph, Hendricks flummoxed the Mets for six innings Thursday night to win his career-best seventh straight start and lead the Chicago Cubs over the New...